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State Announces Career Center Layoffs

State Announces Career Center Layoffs

TSEA May 3, 2013 Comments Off on State Announces Career Center Layoffs

On April 19th, the Department of Labor and Workforce development held meetings in various locations throughout the state to notify 72 full-time state employees that their jobs were being terminated as a result of

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State Employees to receive 1.5% raise

State Employees to receive 1.5% raise

TSEA April 24, 2013 Comments Off on State Employees to receive 1.5% raise

During this legislative session, the Tennessee General Assembly passed a $32.8 billion state budget. Included in the budget is a 1.5% raise for state employees. TSEA worked hard to ensure this raise was a

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Senator Kyle and Senator Ketron take a stand for Higher Education employees

Senator Kyle and Senator Ketron take a stand for Higher Education employees

TSEA April 19, 2013 Comments Off on Senator Kyle and Senator Ketron take a stand for Higher Education employees

This week, the Tennessee General Assembly adopted a $32.8 billion 2013-2014 state budget that includes a 1.5% raise for state employees, higher education employees, and K-12 teachers. During Tuesday night’s Senate Finance, Ways, &

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State Prepares to Implement Salary Adjustments: Payment adjustments to begin with July 1st pay period

State Prepares to Implement Salary Adjustments: Payment adjustments to begin with July 1st pay period

TSEA April 17, 2013 Comments Off on State Prepares to Implement Salary Adjustments: Payment adjustments to begin with July 1st pay period

As we have previously reported, the State is finishing a salary study that will be implemented on July 1st, 2013. This, of course, is the salary study for which nearly 60 million dollars was

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Press Release: State to require IT workers to reapply for their jobs

Press Release: State to require IT workers to reapply for their jobs

TSEA April 11, 2013 Comments Off on Press Release: State to require IT workers to reapply for their jobs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, April 11, 2013 CONTACT: Chris Dauphin OFFICE: (615) 256-4533 State to require IT workers to reapply for their jobs Earlier this week, the Tennessee State Employees Association (TSEA) obtained a

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Anti-TSEA Bill SB0725 Defeated 3/27/13 in Senate Committee

Anti-TSEA Bill SB0725 Defeated 3/27/13 in Senate Committee

TSEA March 27, 2013 Comments Off on Anti-TSEA Bill SB0725 Defeated 3/27/13 in Senate Committee

UPDATE 4/2: Rep. Casada’s Union bill (HB0913) was rolled in the House State Government Committee to the first calendar of 2014, this was the companion bill to SB0725. — We did it! We came

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URGENT Legislative Call to Action!

URGENT Legislative Call to Action!

TSEA March 15, 2013 Comments Off on URGENT Legislative Call to Action!

Yesterday, the House State Government Subcommittee allowed a hostile bill detrimental to TSEA’s operations pass on to the full State Government Committee with little questioning. The majority of provisions in the bill describe circumstances

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Important committee meetings that state employees need to attend

Important committee meetings that state employees need to attend

TSEA March 12, 2013 Comments Off on Important committee meetings that state employees need to attend

Pension Plan Update, 3/13/13 This afternoon the House State Government Subcommittee passed the Pension bill on to the full committee without allowing any discussion of the bill. The full committee will meet next week

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Present state employees unaffected by proposed pension changes

Present state employees unaffected by proposed pension changes

TSEA February 28, 2013 Comments Off on Present state employees unaffected by proposed pension changes

As you may know, earlier this week Tennessee State Treasurer David Lillard proposed to the Council on Pensions and Insurance a new Hybrid Pension Plan for state employees, higher education employees, and teachers. TSEA

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2012 closes with many high-level meetings

2012 closes with many high-level meetings

TSEA January 17, 2013 Comments Off on 2012 closes with many high-level meetings

TSEA attends all 2013 Budget Hearings, State Group Insurance meetings, DOHR meetings, and meetings with many other state departments and officials. The end of 2012 was a very productive time for your Association. Over

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